Wildfire destroys home, rages over 3,000 acres
COWICHE— Fire officials say a wildfire in the central part of the state has destroyed at least one home and several outbuildings and is threatening more homes. The fire, about 10 miles west of Yakima, started Sunday afternoon. It was burning on an estimated 3,000 acres. Heavy winds are pushing the blaze toward more homes, and firefighters have been evacuating residents. One fire engine burned, and three firefighters were taken to a hospital.